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Finding Aid to the Augustus Brichta, Lynx Creek Manuscript MS.554
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  • Title: Augustus Brichta, Lynx Creek Manuscript
    Identifier/Call Number: MS.554
    Contributing Institution: Autry National Center, Braun Research Library
    Language of Material: English
    Physical Description: 0.1 Linear feet (1 folder)
    Date: 1909
    Abstract: Description of trip to Lynx Creek gold placer mine by Augustus Brichta in 1862 and 1863. Mention of Vulture Mine, and a hunt for Apache raiders on the war-path. Document remarks: Includes a Southwest Museum "Individual Manuscript Form" with additional data on persons mentioned in work.
    creator: Brichta, Augustus, 1821-1910

    Scope and Contents

    Description of trip to Lynx Creek gold placer mine by Augustus Brichta in 1862 and 1863. Mention of Vulture Mine, and a hunt for Apache raiders on the war-path. Document remarks: Includes a Southwest Museum "Individual Manuscript Form" with additional data on persons mentioned in work.

    Processing history

    Processed by Glenna Schroeder, circa 1977-1981. Finding aid completed by Holly Rose Larson, NHPRC Processing Archivist, 2012 October 5, made possible through grant funding from the National Historical Publications and Records Commissions (NHPRC).

    Preferred citation

    Augustus Brichta, Lynx Creek Manuscript, undated, Braun Research Library Collection, Autry National Center, Los Angeles; MS.554.

    Use

    Copyright has not been assigned to the Autry National Center. All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Autry Archivist. Permission for publication is given on behalf of the Autry National Center as the custodian of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained by the reader.

    Access

    Collection is open for research. Appointments to view materials are required. To make an appointment please visit http://theautry.org/research/research-rules-and-application or contact library staff at rroom@theautry.org.

    Acquisition

    Purchase from Joseph Amasa Munk as part of the Munk Library of Arizoniana, 1910 May 10.

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    Apache Indians
    Arizona -- History
    Gold mines and mining -- Arizona
    Lynx Creek (Ariz.)
    Vulture Mine (Ariz.)